Story Archive September 05 2012

Friday Night Flights

— In football's opening weekend in the Northeast, Frankford stood firm in a statement win on the road.

Cohen's butterflies end in season-opening win

"There's always butterflies. It's an exciting time. I guess the day you don't get excited, it's telling you something." — Washington head coach Ron Cohen on his nerves before season-opening games.

Port Richmond girl fights for ‘things that matter’

Young leader Brina Way will soon add another experience to her already full plate: she’ll visit the nation’s capital to help further her skills as a positive force in her community.

A hometown benefit for slain Fishtown man

Michael Hagan, who was murdered in Society Hill this summer, was said to be passionate about revitalizing Fishtown. His family still seeks justice, and hosted a benefit in his hometown to raise funds, and perhaps find answers.

Keys to the Attic shop to open in October

A Fishtown woman will soon introduce the community to her store featuring vintage and redesigned furniture and home goods. She'll also help promote other local businesses and artists.